Cardiovascular Treatment


Innovative Aortic Repair Spares Patients From Grueling...

After surviving two life-threatening aortic dissections, Ted Dienst, M.D., knew he needed careful monitoring. He found that care at Boca Raton Regional Hospital with W....

September 28, 2022 / 5 min read


Peripheral Arterial Disease Can Be as Serious...

If you are having trouble walking, don’t be too quick to dismiss your problem as a normal sign of aging. You could be experiencing symptoms...

September 21, 2022 / 4 min read


Going Against the Flow: Innovative TCAR Procedure...

A less invasive procedure to reduce the risk of stroke by clearing blockages of the carotid artery in the neck is being offered more widely...

September 20, 2022 / 3 min read


Treating Underlying Vascular Disease Can Prevent ‘Critical...

Critical limb ischemia, or CLI, is a potentially life-threatening condition that can lead to amputation. It is a severe form of peripheral artery disease, a...

September 19, 2022 / 4 min read


Easing Access: An Innovative Approach for Dialysis...

Chronic kidney disease affects more than one in seven U.S. adults — an estimated 37 million Americans — and many don’t know it, according to...

September 12, 2022 / 3 min read


Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Be Aware of Risk...

An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) can be a life-threatening condition that requires monitoring or treatment – possibly involving surgery — depending on the size of...

September 7, 2022 / 5 min read


AFib Awareness: Irregular Heartbeats May Not Be...

While fluttering and heart palpitations can be signs of AFib (atrial fibrillation), the most common type of irregular heartbeat, there can be simple explanations. But...

September 6, 2022 / 3 min read


Pulmonary Embolisms: Baptist Health’s Leading Role in...

The potentially life-threatening nature of a pulmonary embolism (PE) can’t be overstated. PEs refer to a sudden blockage in a lung artery. It usually happens...

September 1, 2022 / 4 min read


‘Every Day I Feel Stronger’ — At...

David Villari, a Fort Lauderdale resident who turns 81 in September, is mostly retired from running his family-owned insurance business. He stays active by exercising...

August 25, 2022 / 4 min read